Howbeit I sent unto you all my servants the prophets, rising early and sending them, saying, Oh, do not this abominable thing that I hate.
Samuel said to Saul, "I am the one the Lord sent to anoint you king over his people Israel; so listen now to the message from the Lord.
Patroclus was in constant attendance on the King and used to stand all day in his antechamber.
For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect.
As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.
Tell the king of Judah, who sent you to inquire of the Lord, 'This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says concerning the words you heard
The crucified Christ was to be glorified on the throne of heaven. And out of that glory He would send down the Holy Spirit into the hearts of His disciples to glorify Him in them.
The Son of man shall send forth his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all things that offend, and them which do iniquity;
42 the king summoned Shimei and said to him, 'Did I not make you swear by the Lord and warn you, 'On the day you leave to go anywhere else, you can be sure you will die '?
As he held various important positions from the imperial court down to the city level, he came to know almost all aspects of Chinese life. He was sent on various inspection tours throughout the country, he was thus able to give accounts of many beautiful sights and exotic customs.